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WHITE TRAVERTINE

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  Italy is the origin of the culture of travertine, with its ancient buildings made with this historical stone, such as the Colosseum or the St. Peter Basilica both in the city of Rome. Being the quarries in the Guidonia area and Tivoli, very near of the “center of the civilization”, it was widely used for all the public and private buildings made not only in the ancient Rome, but also in the churches, fountains and palazzos built during centuries, all of them can be admired now. Colosseum. Rome.  Pic author This sedimentary stone has different patterns, depending on the layer in which are cut. Main color is the soft crème, crossed by a delicate veining, and also other color stripes can be described, but in this report we are going to talk about one of the most spectacular variant, such as the WHITE TRAVERTINE. NAVONA TRAVERTINE Roman travertine Navona is the Italian white travertine par excellence, with a light ivory color, milky background and characteristic light veins with small an

WHITE ITALIAN MARBLES

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  Italian marbles are the ones with more long lasting history during the centuries, along with the Greek marbles. Roma Empire quarried and processed the marble from the Carrara Mountains to dress its sumptuous palaces and villas. Now the Italian marbles come again taking the stage, and it is hugely demanded around the world for any kind of project in which the stone ought to be the breaking decoration. Here in Spain the Italian marbles are imported in 2 ways, or in finished slabs or in blocks to be cut and processed here in our plants. A brief tour for the available Italian marbles that you can find here in Spain, to be used in the inner market or also for export, as prices are steadier from the imposed ones by the Italian dealers. There are many types, and usually are a confusion with trade ground names, types, designs…as all of the blocks are quarried in the same area. Carrara Marble. Carrara Marble The most common and more competitive in price range. Its background (and its price)

Quartzites. The new trend on the stone sector

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  Qartzites are one of the newests stones present in the market with their hardness and beauty of their colors & designs Quartzites are metamorphic rocks, very resistant and with a stunning portfolio of colours and designs. Quarried in Brazil, they are present now on the markets as a perfect alternative for kitchen countertops and decorative cladding. Its surface can be polished, honed or leathered, adding to its inner beauty an impressive touch The most impressive is the infinite variety of colors and veining. Every day a new quarry is opened and it seems an endless source of new types. Moreover, there are semi-translucent materials, other are impressive in leather finish, and all of them are very suitable for its use in countertop works, due to its strength. Thus, in our opinion, it is one of the most beatiful stones that can be used at this moment for both, private & public projects.

ONYX: DREAMS OF THE NATURE

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  Onyx is a crystalline stone able to be used as decorative cladding thanks to the new stone technologies. Stunning colours, movements and veining that come into live when backlighted, as per its translucent capacity Each slab is different, performing an oniric design that introduces our minds into unimagined worlds. It is widely used in pairs, as always is cut in open book, that provides an opposite drawing, enhancing the amazing visions.   Time to time are discovered new quarries, or the same quarry changes its features and provides a new material. It is always a new colour or design that appears. Here below the latest colours   Be informed about new issues by subscribing to our newsletter https://marmorama.es/contact/ Novelda, Spain. July 22

Marble project in Cyprus

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  2 Years ago started a project of marble in different shapes to Cyprus. A Villa in which outdoor & indoor materials from Spain were going to be used, along with Greek marbles for different areas Greek marble columns Greek carved columns   For the exterior were sent Gris Zarci marble in finish bushammered & brushed, that was cut there in octagonal shape to fit corners with dark marble tesselas. The final appearance can be seen in these pictures  Moreover, tiles were drilled to include a led ligth that would shine on the night as stars. This system has been applied by the Spanish firm Advanced Fiber Optics .   Please imagine when finished: Stars on the sky but also on the bottom of your swimming pool! 💓 The pool surrounding was filled with Gris Zarci & Black Infinity Marble in bands, to draw a light-dark lines that drinks on the Greek vernacular heritage.  For interior we sent marbles to be used in different areas: .- Crema Marfil in tiles 80x80, 60x60 & 60x30      

Red Alicante marble to Germany. Feb 22

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  Red Alicante marble is one of the most renowned marbles from Spain. Quarried in La Romana town hills, has a deep red background, crossed with white or golden veins.  In this case we have prepared a set of tiles 50x50 for a project in Germany, with a carefull selection of tiles in order to provide an homogenous pattern   In this case we have used the type Cloudy , with the backgroun sparkled with clouds of sweet variations of red.